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Buddha Quotes

Buddha Quotes – 25 The Best Ones

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts and made up of our thoughts. If a man speak or act with an evil thought, suffering follows him as the wheel follows the hoof of the beast that draws the wagon…. If a man speak or act with a good thought, happiness follows him like a shadow that never leaves him.”
— Buddha

“Three things can not hide for long: the Moon, the Sun and the Truth.”
— Buddha

“No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.”
— Buddha (Sayings Of Buddha)

“Now, Kalamas, don’t go by reports, by legends, by traditions, by scripture, by logical conjecture, by inference, by analogies, by agreement through pondering views, by probability, or by the thought, ‘This contemplative is our teacher.’ When you know for yourselves that, ‘These qualities are skillful; these qualities are blameless; these qualities are praised by the wise; these qualities, when adopted and carried out, lead to welfare and to happiness’ — then you should enter and remain in them.
— Buddha

“Nothing is forever except change.”
— Buddha

“Hatred does not cease by hatred, but only by love; this is the eternal rule.”
— Buddha (The Dhammapada: The Sayings of the Buddha)

“There is no fire like passion, there is no shark like hatred, there is no snare like folly, there is no torrent like greed.”
— Buddha

“Long is the night to him who is awake; long is a mile to him who is tired; long is life to the foolish who do not know the true law.”
— Buddha

“Our life is shaped by our mind; we become what we think. Suffering follows an evil thought as the wheels of a cart follow the oxen that draws it.
Our life is shaped by our mind; we become what we think. Joy follows a pure thought like a shadow that never leaves.”
— Buddha

“Just as a snake sheds its skin, we must shed our past over and over again.”
— Buddha

“It is a man’s own mind, not his enemy or foe, that lures him to evil ways.”
— Buddha

“A man asked Buddha, “I want happiness.”
Buddha said, “First remove “I,” that’s Ego, then remove “want,” that’s Desire.
See now you are left with only “Happiness.”
— Buddha (Sayings Of Buddha)

“If a traveller does not meet with one who is his better, or his equal, let him firmly keep to his solitary journey; there is no companionship with a fool.”
— Buddha

“The Way is not in the sky; the Way is in the heart.”
— Buddha

“Be a lamp unto yourself. Work out your liberation with diligence.”
— Buddha

“There has to be evil so that good can prove its purity above it.”
— Buddha

“To insist on a spiritual practice that served you in the past is to carry the raft on your back after you have crossed the river.”
— Buddha

“Silence the angry man with love. Silence the ill-natured man with kindness. Silence the miser with generosity. Silence the liar with truth.”
— Buddha

“Anger will never disappear so long as thoughts of resentment are cherished in the mind.”
— Buddha

“There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind.”
— Buddha

“Though one should live a hundred years without wisdom and control, yet better, indeed, is a single day’s life of one who is wise and meditative.”
— Buddha

“For the good of the many, for the happiness of the many, out of compassion for the world.”
— Buddha

“The forest is a peculiar organism of unlimited kindness and benevolence that makes no demands for its sustenance and extends generously the products of its life activity; it affords protection to all beings, offering shade even to the axe-man who destroys it.”
— Buddha

“The only real failure in life is not to be true to the best one knows.”
— Buddha

“In the end, only three things matter: how much you loved, how gently you lived, and how gracefully you let go of things not meant for you.”
— Buddha

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